2020 Hyundai Veloster vs 2020 Hyundai Veloster N

Front driver angle of an orange 2020 Hyundai Veloster on left VS front driver angle of a blue 2020 Hyundai Veloster N on right

Hatchbacks are great for individuals who need an affordable vehicle with more cargo space than a sedan could provide. Thanks to these helpful capabilities, the Veloster is returning yet again for the 2020 model year. Do you think of a hatchback when you think of a sporty vehicle? The 2020 Hyundai Veloster N is making its debut as its own model rather than a Veloster trim. With both models on the lineup, which should you buy?

Before we begin, note that each of the trims for the Veloster were reviewed and included. The Veloster N is available only as one trim level. Now, here is our 2020 Hyundai Veloster vs 2020 Hyundai Veloster N comparison!

2020 Hyundai Veloster


2020 Hyundai Veloster N

$18,600 - $28,150 MSRP $27,400
2.0L, 147 Horsepower
1.6L, 201 Horsepower, turbocharged
Engine Options 2.0L, 250 Horsepower turbocharged
2.0L, 275 Horsepower turbocharged
33-34 Highway MPG
26-28 City MPG
Fuel Economy 29 Highway MPG
22 City MPG
6-speed manual w/OD
6-speed automatic w/OD and auto-manual
7-speed auto-shift manual w/OD and auto-manual
Available Transmissions 6-speed manual w/ OD

Test Drive the 2020 Hyundai Veloster and Veloster N at Apple Valley Hyundai

There are many differences between the 2020 Hyundai Veloster and the 2020 Hyundai Veloster N. There are five trim levels for the Veloster while the Veloster N has only one. The first four trims on the Veloster are more affordable than the Veloster N, but the final trim costs more. For the Veloster, the standard engine is included on the first two trims and the turbo engine is on the top three trims. The Veloster N offers a turbocharged engine with 250 horsepower with the option to upgrade to 275 horsepower. Regardless of which engine you choose on the Veloster N, you will have more power than the strongest engine on the Veloster. Meanwhile, the Veloster is more efficient and offers different transmissions options. Overall, we recommend the Veloster if you are looking for affordability, efficiency, and flexibility in transmission options. If you love the thrill of quality performance, then the Veloster N is for you.

Ready to test drive the 2020 Hyundai Veloster or the 2020 Hyundai Veloster N? Stop by Apple Valley Hyundai today! We’d be happy to tell you more about each of these great hatchbacks.

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